Anthony Mauro

Freelance Writer & Proofreader

Location:Colts Neck, New Jersey, United States
Phone: 908-415-0698
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Anthony P. Mauro Jr.

28 Saddle Ridge 908-415-0698
Colts Neck, NJ 07722

SUMMARY: • Widely recognized writer for Monmouth University’s newspaper The Outlook.
• Created and administered my own professional sports blog, “Full Court Press.”
• Designed and managed a website dedicated to Monmouth University news.
• Proficient in Windows, Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, GarageBand, CSS, Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, and WordPress.

EDUCATION: Bachelor of Arts in Communications – Journalism Concentration
May 2011
Monmouth University
West Long Branch, NJ 07764-1898 Major GPA: 3.54

Courses taken included:
Online Journalism Communication Research Methods
Newswriting Communication Theory
Editorial Writing Critical Discourse
Media Writing Intercultural Communication
Media Analysis Information Technology
Media Literacy Power of Storytelling
Public Relations Public Speaking
Persuasion Sports and Society

EXPERIENCE: The Two River Times (Red Bank, NJ 07701)
October 2011 to December 2011
• Freelance writer.
• Covered both sports and community news.

Monmouth University’s Newspaper: The Outlook
September 2010 to May 2011
• Acclaimed contributing writer and staff writer.
• Successfully covered a wide variety of news, sports, editorials, features, and opinion.
• Known for finding interesting stories on campus and in the community to report.

Created “Monmouth University News” Website
January 2011 to May 2011
• Skillfully used Dreamweaver, Photoshop, and GarageBand.
• Broad coverage of university news and life.
• Made use of multiple tabs, sidebars, and embedded links for easy navigation.
• Includes comment boxes for reader’s feedback and interaction.

“Full Court Press” Blog on –
January 2011 to May 2011
• Posted and updated weekly, including a podcast.
• All blogs pertain to sports media and how they covered specific issues.
• Embedded links to external websites for sources and further information.
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